District 118: Incumbents in the Palos District Race Face New Entrants

A guide to the April 2013 District 118 school board race, pitting five candidates for four seats.


Early voting begins March 25. Election Day is April 9. When we get closer to the days when you can cast a ballot, we'll post links to biographical and issue-based information about the trustee candidates.

Four open seats: 

  • Catherine Maier (incumbent)
  • Lawrence E. Mish (incumbent)
  • Meredith M. Marran
  • John Faustino (incumbent)
  • Katie Thomason


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Randy Guinn April 08, 2013 at 04:51 PM
@Nick Swedberg: It's April 8th, and I still have not seen any posted links to biographical and issue-based information. Please help, Nick!!
Randy Guinn April 08, 2013 at 10:48 PM
Found it!! Good questions for the candidates to address.


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